954  
WFUS52 KGSP 221931  
TORGSP  
NCC045-071-SCC021-091-222000-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.TO.W.0053.200522T1931Z-200522T2000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
TORNADO WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
331 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* TORNADO WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN CLEVELAND COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
SOUTH CENTRAL GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHWESTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHEASTERN CHEROKEE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 331 PM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO  
WAS LOCATED 11 MILES EAST OF GAFFNEY, OR NEAR BLACKSBURG, MOVING  
EAST AT 40 MPH.  
 
HAZARD...TORNADO.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED ROTATION.  
 
IMPACT...FLYING DEBRIS WILL BE DANGEROUS TO THOSE CAUGHT WITHOUT  
SHELTER. MOBILE HOMES WILL BE DAMAGED OR DESTROYED.  
DAMAGE TO ROOFS, WINDOWS, AND VEHICLES WILL OCCUR. TREE  
DAMAGE IS LIKELY.  
 
* THIS DANGEROUS STORM WILL BE NEAR...  
CROWDERS MOUNTAIN STATE PARK AROUND 340 PM EDT.  
CLOVER AROUND 350 PM EDT.  
 
OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM INCLUDE KINGS  
CREEK, BETHANY AND CROWDERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TAKE COVER NOW! MOVE TO A BASEMENT OR AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST  
FLOOR OF A STURDY BUILDING. AVOID WINDOWS. IF YOU ARE OUTDOORS, IN A  
MOBILE HOME, OR IN A VEHICLE, MOVE TO THE CLOSEST SUBSTANTIAL SHELTER  
AND PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT DAMAGING WINDS, HAIL, OR FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE, 1, 800,  
2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE, OR TWEET IT USING  
HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE  
SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3504 8149 3517 8151 3525 8119 3502 8114  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1931Z 266DEG 36KT 3511 8147  
 
TORNADO...RADAR INDICATED  
HAIL...0.00IN  
 

 
 
CARROLL  
 
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